One month after telling America to stay away from its “own” South China Sea, China is sending another strong message to America.
The message has another recipient, too — Taiwan.
This time the message came in the form of a naval force demonstration, as a group of Chinese warships that included the country’s only aircraft carrier, made their way....More>>>
Can China reinvigorate the so-called reflation trade?
A surge in industrial metals prices is attracting attention. Copper futures
Japan in the 1980s was one of the greatest booms in stock market history… Japanese stocks soared 20% a year… for an entire decade… for total returns of 527%. Today, I believe China is on a similar path to Japan in the 1980s. So I strongly urge you to get some exposure to Chinese stocks – right now. The parallels are strong. Let me show you…....More>>>
Disney is trying again to get its movies and TV programs into China.
Alibaba (BABA) said in a statement Monday that it had signed a deal to stream over 1,000 Disney (DIS) movies and TV episodes in China on its Youku video platform.
The content, which will be available to 30 million households, includes classic animated films like Beauty and the Beast and shows like DuckTales.....More>>>
China said proposed U.S. tariffs on imported steel and aluminum products are groundless and that it reserves the right to retaliate if they are imposed.
The U.S. recommendations, unveiled by the Commerce Department on Friday, aren’t consistent with the facts, Wang Hejun, chief of the trade remedy and investigation bureau at China’s Ministry of Commerce, said in a statement posted....More>>>
The Q4 2016 earnings report for controversialmid cap nutrition company Herbalife Ltd (NYSE: HLF) is scheduled for after the market closes onThursday (February 23rd). Last summer, Herbalife Ltd reached a $200 millionsettlement with the FTC, but hedge fund manager Bill Ackmanhas maintained hisfouryear crusade against the company and he is pushing regulators outside of the U.S. to investigate it.Meanwhile....More>>>
Roshni Nadar, chief executive officer for HCL Corp., an IT outsourcer, will inherit a lot of money from her billionaire father Shiv Nadar. That is, if she doesn’t become a billionaire on her own before that. (Photo by Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg)
Anyone who has been to India has seen the poverty. Mumbai is home to one of the largest slums in the world. India’s per capita income....More>>>
Money is flowing into precious metals and the price action is strong. It looks like a classic “flight to safety” that should have some legs, explains Moby Waller, editor of Daily Profit.
The possible reasons for this move are myriad: among them are global uncertainty from the new Trump administration, China and India currency and political fluctuations, and U.S. dollar and....More>>>
One area of the metals market has seen gains of 458%, 308%, and 305% so far this year. Like most investors, though, you've probably been too focused on gold and silver to notice. But I have good news for you: It's not too late to get in on the action… Thanks to moves to cut competition and increase demand, the steel industry is in the early stages of a massive....More>>>
China, Brazil, and Hungary are Strong Performers
Emerging markets continued to gather momentum and flows following the June Brexit vote and, in the third quarter, outperformed most global indices including the S&P 500 Index. Large caps outpaced small caps, again extending the performance gap for the year. Growth stocks staged a modest comeback over value stocks.
After a couple....More>>>